A revised and updated edition of the flagship guide from the authorities on home decorating The “Better Homes and Gardens New Decorating Book” has been the decorating resource readers have turned to for more than half a century. Like its predecessors, the “Tenth Edition” features solid instruction, hundreds of examples, and clear interpretation of design…


More and more musicians are constructing home studios as a cost-effective solution to creating and producing music in a commercial studio. “Home Recording Construction: Build It Like the Pros, Second Edition” presents a simple, step-by-step plan for constructing a home studio. Each step features visual aids to illustrate the underlying concept, as well as professional…


Vinegar is inexpensive, safe and 100 percent natural, and nearly every household has a bottle tucked away somewhere, but few people ever take advantage of its full potential. Yes, it’s great for dying Easter eggs and making salad dressing, but there’s so much more it can do. In “Vim & Vinegar”, Melodie Moore tells all….


The consumer guide to small-scale wind electricity production! Maybe you’re not T. Boone Pickens, but you can build your own home-sized wind-power empire right in your back yard. Wind Power For Dummies supplies all the guidance you need to install and maintain a sustainable, cost-effective wind generator to power your home for decades to come….


Illustrates recently developed fixture design and verification technology, focusing on their central role in manufacturing processes. The text uses up-to-date computer technology to minimize costs, increase productivity and assure product quality. It presents advanced data and analysis that is directly applicable to development of comprehensive computer-aided modular fixture design system.


In addition to providing information on wheat and corn, “Homegrown Whole Grains” includes complete growing, harvesting, and threshing instructions for barley, millet, oats, rice, rye, spelt, and quinoa, and lighter coverage of several specialty grains. Readers will also find helpful tips on processing whole grains, from what to look for in a home mill to…


Terence Conran has always believed that objects – and surroundings – that are plain, simple and useful are the key to easy living. By being practical and performing well over time, they are as much the antidote to superficial styling as they are to the shoddy and second-rate. Applied to the home as a whole,…